April 13, 2010 09:00 ET

MichBio Brings Exclusive UPS Savings to Its Membership

ANN ARBOR, MI--(Marketwire - April 13, 2010) - MichBio, the statewide association for Michigan's biosciences industry, announced that its members can now save up to 33 percent on their express shipping courtesy of UPS (NYSE: UPS).

MichBio members include biosciences companies, academic and research institutions, biosciences service providers, and related organizations throughout Michigan. Those wanting to sign up for the UPS Savings Program can log onto MichBio's website for more information or log onto A promo code can be obtained by contacting MichBio at 734.527.9150 or

The savings on shipping, which increases the more packages or letters the user sends, will be applied once enrollment is complete. Members currently enrolled in the UPS Savings Program must re-enroll to take advantage of this new exclusive offer.

"Our members see real bottom-line results from our Preferred Provider Program," said Stephen Rapundalo, Ph.D., MichBio president and CEO. "We're very excited to expand our offerings further with the addition of UPS."

MichBio's Preferred Providers offer its members products and services in such areas as laboratory supplies, professional journals, business insurance, information services, office supplies and more.

MichBio is committed to driving the growth of Michigan's biosciences industry and fostering the collective impact of its members by serving as their unified voice and providing them with education, information, connections and other services.

Contact Information

  • Contact: Jayne Berkaw
    Director, Marketing/Communications
    734-527-9147 / Email Contact